Better Birding: Tips, Tools, and Concepts for the Field

Better Birding Tips Tools and Concepts for the Field Better Birding reveals the techniques expert birders use to identify a wide array of bird species in the field quickly and easily Featuring hundreds of stunning photos and composite plates throughout

  • Title: Better Birding: Tips, Tools, and Concepts for the Field
  • Author: George L. Armistead Brian L. Sullivan
  • ISBN: 9780691129662
  • Page: 265
  • Format: Paperback
  • Better Birding reveals the techniques expert birders use to identify a wide array of bird species in the field quickly and easily Featuring hundreds of stunning photos and composite plates throughout, this book simplifies identification by organizing the birds you see into groupings and offering strategies specifically tailored to each group Skill building focuses not Better Birding reveals the techniques expert birders use to identify a wide array of bird species in the field quickly and easily Featuring hundreds of stunning photos and composite plates throughout, this book simplifies identification by organizing the birds you see into groupings and offering strategies specifically tailored to each group Skill building focuses not just on traditional elements such as plumage, but also on creating a context around each bird, including habitat, behavior, and taxonomy parts so integral to every bird s identity but often glossed over by typical field guides Critical background information is provided for each group, enabling you to approach bird identification with a wide angle view, using your eyes, brain, and binoculars strategically, resulting in a organized approach to learning birds Better Birding puts the thrill of expert bird identification within your reach.Reveals the techniques used by expert birders for quick and easy identificationSimplifies identification with strategies tailored to different groupings of birdsFeatures hundreds of photos and composite plates that illustrate the different techniquesFosters a wide angle approach to field birdingProvides a foundation for building stronger birding skills

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    1. A charming and well-written guidebook to better birding. After a compact but helpful opening chapter, the book guides the reader through 24 groups of "difficult to distinguish" birds, divided into nine main sections -- waterbirds, coastal birds, seabirds, large shorebirds, skulkers, birds of forest and edge, aerial insectivores, night birds and open country birds. They pack a lot of science and natural history into each chapter, birding hints, fascinating fun facts, identification tips and then [...]

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